El Nido really is a magical place. From its ageless towering marble cliffs to its white sandy beaches with crystal clear water, many refer to it as paradise. There are over 50 beaches to discover, so many in fact that sometimes you feel as if you are on your own secluded private beach. You will also find enchanting lagoons with tranquil turquoise-green water, caves that can take you to hidden beac ...
hes, and a very diverse variety of wildlife.
El Nido is a top destination for island hopping, book your boat, take some food, some drinks in a cool box and disappear into the heavenly marine reserve that is Bacuit Bay. It is a truly relaxing and inspiring place; Alex Garland wrote "The Beach" while living here. Scuba diving is also a popular activity here with over 30 dive sites for varying levels and skills; from taking the plunge and learning to dive for the first time, to perfecting your expertise and advancing your qualifications.
El Nido News
After having spent so much time in the Philippines we decided to put our favorite places on the island of Palawan together and create a travel guide for you to follow to have the best time possible whilst traveling in the Philippines.
Our list includes: Coron, El Nido, Port Barton, Sabang Underground River, and Puerto Princesa.
If you have any questions feel free to drop a comment down below and we'll answer as fast as possible.
Once upon a time, an overnight stay in El Nido cost a mere P20 .
El Nido is the ultimate diving resort but the price is anything but - a stay in the posh resorts in the islands can be had for as much as P26,000 per night.
But as early as 1985, when the resort town was known to only a few people, the price for a room in the first lodging area was cheaper than a cup of instant coffee.
"Twenty pesos a night," Teodora Marcelino Austria sheepishly told us.
That was in 1986 when El Nido was virtually unknown.
"But that was when tourists started trickling in," she said.
Austria knew ...
The local government unit of El Nido, a municipality in the island of Palawan, released a notice that bans bringing of single-use plastic such as bottled water and any other drinks placed in a plastic bottle when going in an island tour.
My wife and I explore the wonders of El NIdo Palawan.
Tour of El Nido in Palawan province. Holy Shit! what a way to start off the trip to the Philippines. Watch this one to see one of my favorite spots on the trip so far. Enjoy
Got the chance to explore El Nido and Puerto Princesa for 5 days and had so much fun. Decided to share with you guys my adventure and hoping you take something out from it!